Hiking matters #33: Happy birthday Mijan!
Do you know Mijan Pizarro? The hardcore Mindanao explorer, steward of Kitanglad Range, mountain guide who introduced many Luzon climbers to the beauty of Dulang-Dulang, and holder of many first ascent records in Northern Mindanao as part of the traiblazing Team T-Rex.
In May 2007, he was kind enough to include us in that year’s 2nd D2K (the traverse is very rarely attempted – and almost always, Mijan is the guide), to the surprise of the CARE-Iligan climbers. Until now, I count it among my greatest climbing experiences.
Today, this mountaineering icon turns 22. Happy birthday Mijan! Fyts!
Photo: The blogger and Mijan Pizarro along the traverse trail between Dulang-Dulang and Kitanglad, around 2550 MASL (May 2007)
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uie mijan! belated hapi beerday!! gabas-gabas napud! hehe! from SAMEC UIC
yan pala si Pizarro?! Last Oct. nasa D2 kami sya pala yung binabanggit ng mga katutubo dun?!
Mijan Pizarro was in D2 last Sept. 2008?
tae ka mij nag bebertdey ka pala